Course curriculum

  • 1

    Integrated Approach to Managing Burrowing Rodents

    • Vineyard Team Presents

    • Meet Dr. Roger Baldwin

    • Lesson 1

    • Cal-West Rain

    • Lesson 2

    • Vineyard Professional Services

    • Q & A

  • 2

    Autonomous ground-tethered drones in agricultural pest bird management

    • Meet Dr. Zihao Wang

    • Lesson 1

    • Farm Credit

    • Lesson 2

    • Lesson 3

    • Q & A

    • Thanks to Our Sponsors

    • Presentation PDF

  • 3

    Quiz

    • Quiz

Instructor(s)

Wildlife Specialist

Dr. Rodger Baldwin

Roger Baldwin is a Cooperative Extension (CE) Specialist at the University of California (UC), Davis, specializing in human-wildlife conflict. Roger conducts his research and extension program primarily in agricultural and natural resource environments, with a special emphasis on mammalian species. Roger received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in various wildlife-related programs from Kansas State University, The University of Memphis, and New Mexico State University, respectively.

Dr. Zihao Wang

Zihao Wang is an associate lecturer at The University of Sydney, researching Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in the School of Aerospace, Mechanical, and Mechatronic Engineering. He completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours Class 1) in 2014, and then a Ph.D. in Intelligent UAVs for Pest Bird Control in Vineyards in 2021. He is interested in autonomous systems and their applications. His current focus is to develop an autonomous UAV system for bird damage management in agriculture.